Results 1 - 10 of 26 for paraplegia
  1. Paralysis (National Library of Medicine)  
    Paralysis is the loss of muscle function in part of your body. It happens when something goes ... way messages pass between your brain and muscles. Paralysis can be complete or partial. It can occur ...
  2. Polio and Post-Polio Syndrome (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... paralyzed. There is no treatment to reverse the paralysis of polio. Some people who've had polio ...
  3. Parkinson's Disease (National Library of Medicine)  
    Parkinson's disease (PD) is a type of movement disorder. It happens when nerve cells in the brain don't produce enough of a brain chemical called dopamine. Sometimes ...
  4. Neuromuscular Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Neuromuscular disorders affect your neuromuscular system. They can cause problems with The nerves that control your muscles Your muscles Communication between your ...
  5. Peripheral Nerve Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your peripheral nerves are the ones outside your brain and spinal cord. Like static on a telephone line, peripheral nerve disorders distort or interrupt the ...
  6. Muscle Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Muscle disorders can cause weakness, pain or even paralysis. Causes of muscle disorders include Injury or overuse, ...
  7. Bell's Palsy (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... palsy is the most common cause of facial paralysis. It usually affects just one side of the ... from mild to severe and include Twitching Weakness Paralysis Drooping eyelid or corner of mouth Drooling Dry ...
  8. Degenerative Nerve Diseases (National Library of Medicine)  
    Degenerative nerve diseases affect many of your body's activities, such as balance, movement, talking, breathing, and heart function. Many of these diseases are genetic. ...
  9. Tick Bites (National Library of Medicine)  
    If you spend time outdoors or have pets that go outdoors, you need to beware of ticks. Ticks are small bloodsucking parasites. Many species transmit diseases ...
  10. Voice Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Voice is the sound made by air passing from your lungs through your larynx, or voice box. In your larynx are your vocal cords, two bands of muscle that vibrate ...
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